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December 8th 17, 03:27 AM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
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On 07/12/2017 21:56,
On Thursday, 7 December 2017 21:43:08 UTC, wrote:
There were lots of outdoor shots, and trying to be atmospheric and show
what a **** tip Co Durham is (when you're a meeja person) there were
shots of the huddled-together rooftops. I froze the frame a few times
and did a head count. 80% of the aerials were contract quality Group C/D
ones. This is going to be interesting in the coming years.
Are those aerials still in use? Surely everyone in **** tips has upgraded to Sky Q by now.
No, it's a fallacy that poor people all have a Sky or cable package. In
any case, the houses shown were typical Co Durham terraces, many of
which are occupied by hard-working people who are not badly off at all.
The layabout drug-taking criminal scum mostly live in blocks of flats,
council semis, or their mates' settees.
Most people who use Sky also have an aerial, so they have an alternative.
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